Fritz Bornstück

Artist at Galerie Mikael Andersen - Fritz Bornstück

  • Fritz Bornstück - Windmusik Some More Evidence For Nothing 280X400Cm Oil Pigments And Paint Caps On Canvas Collage 2020 Webjpg
    Windmusik (Some More Evidence For Nothing), 2020,
    oil and pigment on canvas collage, 280 x 400 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Reclining Nude Absinth Mix 40X30Cm Oil On Canvas 2020 Web
    Reclining Rude (Absinth Mix), 2020,
    oil on canvas, 40 x 30 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Fb 06 The Stars Are Projectors 60X50Cm Oil On Canvas 2020
    The Stars Are Projectors, 2020,
    oil on canvas, 60 x 50 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Fb 04 Der Zweite Gang 60X50Cm Oil On Canvas 2020
    Der Zweite Gang, 2020,
    oil on canvas, 60 x 50 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Fb 05 Like A Night At The Opera 60X50Cm Oil On Canvas 2020
    Like A Night At The Opera, 2020,
    oil on canvas, 60 x 50 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Fb 03 Teen Spirits 60X50Cm Oil On Canvas 2020 Lighter
    Teen Spirits, 2020,
    oil on canvas, 60 x 50 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Fb 02 Yy 60X50Cm Oil On Canvas 2020
    YY, 2020,
    oil on canvas, 60 x 50 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Fb 04 The Corrections 60X50Cm Oil On Canvas 2020
    The Corrections, 2020,
    Oil on canvas, 60 x 50 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Fb 02 Skiptracer 60X50Cm Oil On Canvas 2020
    Skiptracer, 2020,
    Oil on canvas, 60 x 50 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - Fb 08 Shortcut 60X50Cm Oil On Canvas 2020
    Shortcut, 2020,
    Oil on canvas, 60 x 50 cm
  • Fritz Bornstück - 18 Os1966
    Installation view, FLIGHT MODE, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Fritz Bornstück - 18 Os1947
    Installation view, FLIGHT MODE, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark

    About

    Fritz Bornstück's paintings form orgies of scraps and junk: lightbulbs, matches, bottles, fruit, cables, a mug. Both quiet and busy at the same time, these assemblages are what is left over when the focus is taken elsewhere. Fritz Bornstück's works step out of different traditions to form something new and often ambiguous with contrasting brushstrokes, paint squeezed directly from the tube, and textile swatches creating a dynamic play on the surface. His inventive works – both sombre and humorous – are full of references to popular culture as well as traditions of still life and landscape painting, thus engaging in a formal discussion to produce a dynamic aesthetic friction. Fritz Bornstück was educated at Universität der Künste in Berlin from 2005-2009. He has exhibited at major institutions such as Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin and Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam and his works can be fund in the collection of Arken Museum of Modern Art, Denmark.

      • CV
    • Born 1982 in Weilburg, Germany. Lives and works in Berlin.
      • Education:
    • 2010-2012: De Ateliers, Rijksakademie Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • 2005-2009: Universität der Künste, Berlin, Germany
      • Exhibitions in the gallery:
      • FLIGHT MODE, 20.08 - 26.09, 2020
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • GMA XXX AAR (group show), 13.06 - 17.08, 2019
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • TEN, 19.01 - 03.03, 2017
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • 1000 Sterne (group show), 4.12, 2017 - 13.01, 2018
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • Accrochage (group show), 24.08 - 90.09, 2017
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • One for the Birds (w. Lucy Teasdale), 06.11 - 12.12, 2015
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • Endless Nameless, 03.10 - 09.11, 2013
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • Alles Wasser (group show), 07.07 - 10.08, 2013
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • Blumen / Flowers / Blomster (group show), 24.05 - 31.06, 2013
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin
      • Ikarier (group show), 15.02 - 16.03, 2013
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin
      • Bait n' Tackle, 07.09 - 02.11, 2012
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin
      • Blumen / Flowers / Blomster (group show), 23.06 - 04.08, 2012
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • Alles Wasser (group show), 25.05 - 25.08, 2012
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin
      • All Work and No Play (group show), 03.11, 2011 - 21.01, 2012
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin
      • My Love for You Is Like a Japanese Car, 01.10 - 06.11, 2010
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
      • But It Felt Like a Kiss, 19.06 - 08.09, 2009
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin
      • Two Holes In the Bottom of the Sea (w. Camilla Thorup), 05.12, 2008 - 10.01, 2009
    • Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
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    NNW, 2019, lithograph, 76 x 56 cm
    Edition of 20
    Price 6000 DKK
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    Installation view, FLIGHT MODE, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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    Installation view, FLIGHT MODE, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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